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H.AMDT. 689

An amendment numbered twelve printed in the Congressional Record to add a new section to the bill prohibiting funds from being made available to pay for the official travel of employees of the Department of Agriculture whose station of duty is at the Washington, D.C. headquarters until the Secretary certifies to Congress that the Secretary has implemented a voluntary program under which beef slaughtering establishments may acquire and use rapid screen testing kits to test beef carcasses for the presence of bovine spongiform encephalopathy.

Amends H.R. 4766

Jul 13, 2004: Mr. Bonilla raised a point of order against the Tiahrt amendment (A021). Mr. Bonilla stated that the Tiahrt amendment seeks to change existing law and constitutes legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.

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July 13, 2004
5:23 PM EDT
Mr. Bonilla raised a point of order against the Tiahrt amendment (A021). Mr. Bonilla stated that the Tiahrt amendment seeks to change existing law and constitutes legislation in an appropriations bill. The Chair sustained the point of order.
July 13, 2004
5:19 PM EDT
Amendment (A021) offered by Mr. Tiahrt. (consideration: CR H5602; text: CR H5602)
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